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<p>Tea caddy, taikai shape (taikai chaire [Jpn]). Small chip in rim. Ivory lid Clay: fine, light-weight, grayish. Glossy reddish-brown on surface. Glaze: rich reddish-brown, splashed with gray-green and dull yellow. Two thin layers of glaze. Interior partially glazed, probably by accident.</p>
<p>Tea-bowl, tall, fluted; heavy foot. Gold lacquer repair. Clay: dense, grayish-white. Glaze: deep orange-yellow, oxidized, finely crackled, with faint green overflow. Decoration: on outside, carved in appearance of chrysanthemum petals.</p>